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General
Data set name

Marine sedimentology and geochemistry of sediments and suspended particulate matter of the Evros River, NE Greece

Data holding centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography
CountryGreece  Greece
ProjectINTERREG - Interreg N. Aegean(INTERREG)
Time periodJuly 1997 - December 2000
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Alexandroupolis Gulf, NE Aegean Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Carbon concentrations in sediment; Carbon concentrations in suspended particulate material; Mineralogical composition; Particulate total and organic carbon concentrations in the water column; Sediment grain size parameters; Particulate metal concentrations in the water column; Particulate total and organic nitrogen concentrations in the water column; Nitrogen concentrations in sediment; Salinity of the water column; Sediment accumulation rate; Inorganic chemical composition of sediment or rocks; Suspended particulate material grain size parameters; Temperature of the water column

Instruments

CTD; discrete water samplers; unconsolidated sediment corers; rock corers

Description 
Summary

The data were collected in the frame of the international project INTERREG 'Creation of infrastructure for the study of the Northern Aegean' of the Hellenic Centre for Marine Research during four oceanographic cruises of RV 'AEGAEO'. The main objectives of the project were the study of the waters that flow into the Aegean Sea via the three rivers of Samothrace Basin (Ebros, Nestos, Strimonas) and via the Dardanellia Straits from the Black Sea.

OriginatorsHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography
Availability 
OrganisationHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactA. Papageorgiou
Address

Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography
46.7 km Athinon-Souniou Av. P.O.Box 712
Anavyssos

19013
Greece

Telephone+30-22910-76452
Facsimile+30-22910-76347
Emailvlikou@hcmr.gr
Administration 
Collating centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hellenic National Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier6012008
Global identifier1286
Last revised2015-03-27